1. "The sleeping giant goes on the offensive: Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft is ready to take the offensive." <http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/fortune_archive/2006/04/03/ 8373041/index.htm> "My children--in many dimensions they're as poorly behaved as many other children, but at least on this dimension I've got my kids brainwashed: You don't use Google, and you don't use an iPod." 2. "President Bush's remarks on Economic Competitiveness" <http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/04/18/ AR2006041801057.html> "The iPod, interestingly enough, was built on years of government-funded research in microdrive storage and electrochemistry and signal compression" 3. "Bush brings campaign across the Potomac" <http://www.wtopnews.com/?sid=243903&nid=25> "Bush added that 'the really rich people figure out how to dodge taxes anyway'" 4. "Rumsfeld prose makes sweet music" <http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200403/s1070092.htm> "Last year, newspaper columnist Hart Seely recorded Mr Rumsfeld's exchanges with reporters in Pieces of Intelligence: The Existential Poetry of Donald Rumsfeld. One of those pieces, The Unknown, is Mr Rumsfeld's oft-repeated musing on the vagaries of intelligence, 'as we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know we know; we also know, there are known unknowns...'" Related: * "Pieces of Intelligence: The Existential Poetry of Donald Rumsfeld" <http://www.monkeyrivertown.com/brains.php?ART=438> * The Donald Rumsfeld Library of Quotations <http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/news/bh/rumsfeld.shtml> 5. "Jennifer Lopez wants to be American president" <http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200505/s1359116.htm> "After conquering Hollywood and the pop charts, superstar Jennifer Lopez says she is ready to wrestle George W Bush out of the White House" 6. "Celine calls her Vegas audiences sleepy drunks" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1328796.html> "Celine Dion has admitted that audiences at her Las Vegas show are often tired, drunk, sick and in some cases asleep" 7. "Charlize wants to marry Ozzy" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1130981.html> "Charlize Theron says she would love to marry Ozzy Osbourne" 8. "'I haven't read a book in my life', says Posh" <http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2005/08/14/1123957937512.html> "Former Spice Girl singer Victoria Beckham, the wife of England soccer captain David, has confessed she has never read a book" 9. "Vanstone denies mocking aviation security measures" <http://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2005/s1513051.htm> "she allegedly complained about having to use plastic knives on planes, and used a bizarre example involving gouging someone's eye out with a pencil"
Friday, April 21, 2006
Posted by Bruno at 9:44am